Alex Logan Really, Dick? You were right about Iraq?Then, I guess ISIS never happened. 5,000 U.S. soldiers didnt die, and those half million Iraqis must still be alive. Plus, two trillion dollars werent spent to ultimately do nothing but destabilize a part of the world we had no business ever entering in the first place.
Lawmakers have ordered a briefing with those involved with the Marine Corps study that claimed all-male units outperform units including women.
Kanika Lal A recent Marine Corps study stating all-male combat units perform better than combats including women, has sparked debate and a lawmaker briefing. Related Story Jesse Ventura Says He Will Never Use This Term This news comes just as the Pentagon is preparing to open all combat jobs to women. Representative Susan Davis said
Alex Logan CNN threw down the gauntlet (TWICE!) last night and Trump came out swinging. Hard. The debate was less of a dog-and-pony spectacle than the first Fox News debate, but that doesnt mean the whole thing wasnt a big, steaming pile of horseshit. Ive said it a number of times, and Ill keep saying
The Justice Is Not For Sale Act would ban government contracts with private prisons, forcing local and state government responsible over state and local correctional facilities.
Off The Grid Bernie Sanders has just announced the next big issue he plans on taking on: private prisons. Sanders introduced a bill called the Justice is Not For Sale Act, which would ban government contracts with private prisons. Study after study after study has shown private prisons are not cheaper, they are not safer,
Motion to discuss the bill to provide medical benefits and compensation for emergency workers who were first on the scene of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks fell three votes short today.
Jen Hobbs What’s even more upsetting about emergency workers being denied medical benefits and compensation, is the fact that our government could have prevented the very situation we found ourselves in on September 11, 2001. Watch this video to find out how the government identified one of the hijackers through the Able Danger program, but did
Did Scott Walker salvage his campaign? Was there signs of a new-and-improved Jeb Bush? What hand did Carson play? Was it Trump vs Fiorina? Did Carly Fiorina upstage Trump? Cast your vote!
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Off The Grid and #OraPolitics are on the front lines for the Republican debate, which is being held tonight at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library.
Off The Grid The Off The Grid team along with #OraPolitics is in Simi Valley, Calif. today, preparing to cover the second GOP debate at the Reagan Library. With Reagan’s Air Force One serving as the evening’s set, Donald Trump, Ben Carson, Jeb Bush, Ted Cruz, Scott Walker, Marco Rubio, Mike Huckabee, Carly Fiorina, John
My vigilant producer Alex Logan is my eyes and ears today. He’ll be our boots on the ground at the Reagan Library for tonight’s CNN GOP Debate. Follow @GovJVentura for breaking news via tweets.
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Advocates are pushing for legalization of marijuana on the 2016 ballot. The Florida Cannabis Act would regulate marijuana the same as alcohol is regulated.
Kanika Lal Recreational marijuana advocates are pushing for an initiative on the 2016 ballot that would grant Florida residents the right to vote on legalizing pot. The Florida Cannabis Act would allow anyone 21 and older to purchase and possess up to one ounce of marijuana. Adults could also grow up to six cannabis plants
14-year-old Ahmed Mohamed just wanted to impress his engineering teacher with his homemade clock. Instead, he ended up in handcuffs.
Off The Grid Ahmed Mohamed is a 14-year-old high school student from Irving, Texas who aspires to be an engineer. Over the weekend he decided to take apart a clock and rebuild it inside his pencil case. Proud of his accomplishment, he decided to take it to school on Monday to show his engineering teacher. That
Baruch College fraternity Pi Delta Psi and its members are facing charges after freshman Michael Deng died from serious injuries and delayed medical treatment.
Kanika Lal Five Baruch College fraternity members will face multiple charges for allegedly killing a college freshman in December 2013. Related Story President Obama Extends Paid Sick Leave in Honor of Labor Day Pocono Mountain regional police chief Chris Wagner told reporters college freshman Michael Deng, who died of injuries during a hazing ritual, was
Richard Glossip was sentenced to death solely based off of the testimony of another man. His execution is scheduled for Wed. September 16, 2015
Off The Grid Richard Glossip was working at the Best Budget Motel in Oklahoma City when his boss and motel owner, Barry Von Treese, was found dead in one of the rooms. One week later Justin Sneed, the 19-year-old handyman and meth addict, was arrested. Sneed then confessed to beating Von Treese to death with a baseball